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Josephine Forsberg

Family Genealogist

Josephine Burwell Forsberg [Shaffner] — born 1939. Jo graduated from UNC-G in Clothing and Textiles. She worked as a lab analyst for Eastman Chemical Co on Madison Ave in NYC and for Celanese Corp in Charlotte. She has been president of Mecklenburg Historical Association and Hezakiah Alexander Auxilary and is coauthor of Stained Glass & Gingerbread, 1973, which is in the Carolina Room of the Main Library. Her grandchildren call her “Nana.”